Daily Bulletin – Friday, November 15, 2019
NHS Resources – Let's Take Care of Each Other
This month SOAR (Students Organized Against Racism)
will present a panel titled, "Don't Touch My Hair" and other experiences of being black at Newport. Join in the discussion Tuesday, November 19th at 3:30pm in room 2103. Snacks will be provided.
Do You Know Someone Who Wants to Help Teens Thrive?
We have openings at Newport for several part-time General Education Assistant positions. They all play key roles in helping our students thrive
. If you know someone who might shine in these jobs
, please pass this message along. The job description states General School Assistant
, but there are the many roles that we may ask these employees to participate in, including instructional support for math and English-language learners, attendance support; parking lot walk through, and lunch monitors. A few advantages to the job include
limited hours and a schedule that matches school calendars; job experience in the Education field; and an easy commute for those in our neighborhood. Apply at Bellevue School District
and email Keith Altenhof
, NHS Assistant Principal
Come join STEM League’s
first meeting of the year Monday, November 18th
in room 3118 at 3:40pm. STEM League seeks to promote outreach events within the community and within our meetings you can look forward to fun experiments and listen to guest speakers share their experiences within various STEM career fields.
2019 Green Genius Cafeteria Challenge
is TODAY, Friday, November 15, 2019! The Eco Club is challenging YOU to produce less waste! We will be weighing trash and compost following both lunches, and the school with the least amount wins a prize! You’ve got this Newport!
This Week’s Events
Seniors: If you missed today’s Senior Meeting, you can pick up a Jostens Graduation Packet
in the Main Office. Packets include information on how to order your caps & gown package along with other grad products you may want to purchase such as graduation announcements, class rings, etc. Turn in your Jostens order at Newport on Monday and Tuesday during both lunches to avoid the $11.95 shipping and handling fee. Otherwise, you can mail in your order to the address on the order form, or order online at www.jostens.com
making sure to select Newport High School in Bellevue
(there are many Newport High Schools all over the country).
Last chance to audition
for the spring talent show is today, November 14th
in the green room (1207). Show dates are in the spring. If you have questions, please contact Mr. Nonis at firstname.lastname@example.org
. A sign-up sheet has been posted on the theater display board, by the theater. You do not need to sign up, but those who do will be seen first!
First Day for All Other Winter Sports – Monday, November 18th, 2019
Boys Basketball – Newport Main Gym
First Practice - 4pm – Main Gym
Head Coach - Mark Prince – email@example.com
Girls Basketball – Newport Main Gym
First Practice – 6pm Main Gym
Head Coach - Cuong Luu – firstname.lastname@example.org
Boys Swim and Dive – Edgebrook Swim and Tennis Club
First Practice – 4-5pm OR 7-8pm - Edgebrook Club
Head Coach - Eric Bartleson – email@example.com
Boys and Girls Wrestling – Outside Gym
First Practice – 4pm - Outside Gym
Head Coach - Michael Chenoweth – firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Senior Class is putting on a staff and student 3v3 basketball tournament
on Wednesday December 4th
after school. There are several student teams already signed up, and a few of you expressed interest in playing. The senior class would love to have a few more teams sign up to make their 3v3 tournament great. Please email me (email@example.com
) and let me know who is on your team so that the seniors can really get the planning going.
Newport Class of 2020 Baby Ads!
It is time to submit senior baby ads for the 2020 yearbook. A senior baby ad consists of a photo of the senior as a baby/young child and includes a quote or short passage. Deadline for submission is Friday, January 10, 2020. Click here for detailed instructions: NHS Baby Ads 2020
Senior Parents - Grad Knight 2020 registration: http://gradknight.com/
for more information and links to register. If you are interested in an installment plan or scholarship, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Newport Library is hosting a school NaNoWriMo; Nanno-wha? Na
nth - every Friday, starting November 1st
– 3:30 to 4:30pm in the library. The goal is to get 50,000 words on the page in 30 days. For more information, check out the Newport website
REFLECTIONS PROGRAM - LOOK WITHIN:
Complete rules and entry can be found HERE
. Entries will be accepted in the NHS Main Office through the end of school on Friday, November 22nd.
Questions? Contact Emilie Castle at email@example.com
Peer Tutors Wanted
for all subjects. Peer tutors receive community service hours for their assistance. Students who want to be a Peer Tutor can sign up in the Main Office.
What does the King County Library mean to you? Share your library story in a two-minute film and win up to $1,000 and the chance to premiere your film at KCLS Reel Fest
in March 2020! For more information, click here!
is here to help you with the essay portion of your college application. Come to the library after school on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 3pm to 4pm.
King County Library System: Life After High School Programs
& KCLS ReelFest: Film Contest and Festival
College & Career Center News
College visits are intended for students only.
The following is an abbreviated list for the coming week. Please visit the College & Career Center
webpage for additional news and information.
Friday, November 15th
Monday, November 18th
- Landmark College – 11:45am
Tuesday, November 26th
- Western Oregon University – 3pm
Athletics & ASB Activities
Website Links: Newport HS Athletics
NHS clubs: NHS Activities
Bellevue School District Home Page
Newport High School
- Northwest College of Art & Design – 12:40pm